The annular solar eclipse of 12/17/0168

General data

Day of week: Saturday
Maximum duration of eclipse: 12m14s
Maximum width of eclipse path: 387 km
Saros cycle: 83
Coverage: 92%
Magnitude: 0.9156
Gamma: 0.5579

How will be the weather during the annular solar eclipse on 12/17/0168?

Where is the best place to see the annular solar eclipse of 12/17/0168?
The following maps show the average cloud coverage for the day of the annular solar eclipse. With the help of these maps, it is possible to find the place along the eclipse path, which has the best chance of a cloudless sky. Nevertheless, you should consider local circumstances and inform about the weather of your chosen observation site.

The data is provided by NASAs satellites AQUA and TERRA. The cloud maps are averaged over a period of 17 years (2000 - 2017).

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Cities inside the path of the eclipse

The following table shows all locations with a population of more than 5,000 inside the eclipse path. Cities which have more than 100,000 inhabitants are marked bold. A click at the locations opens a detailed map.

City Type Eclipse duration Local time of max. eclipse Distance to central line Ø Cloud coverage
EG  Hurghada, Red Sea annular 7m 38s 06:38:05 UTC+02:00 21 km 21%
EG  Būr Safājah, Red Sea annular 7m 14s 06:37:43 UTC+02:00 68 km 19%
EG  Al Quşayr, Red Sea annular 6m 18s 06:37:22 UTC+02:00 115 km 29%
EG  Sharm el-Sheikh, South Sinai annular 7m 17s 06:38:48 UTC+02:00 67 km 25%
EG  Dhahab, South Sinai annular 5m 49s 06:39:22 UTC+02:00 134 km 17%
EG  Marsa Alam, Red Sea annular 2m 14s 06:36:51 UTC+02:00 191 km 13%
SA  Duba, Tabuk annular 7m 16s 07:45:47 UTC+03:06 73 km 27%
SA  Al Wajh, Tabuk annular 7m 49s 07:45:16 UTC+03:06 2 km 44%
SA  Umm Lajj, Tabuk annular 7m 4s 07:44:46 UTC+03:06 87 km 27%
SA  Al ‘Ulá, Al Madīnah al Munawwarah annular 6m 50s 07:46:17 UTC+03:06 100 km 25%
SA  Yanbu, Al Madīnah al Munawwarah annular 5m 27s 07:44:32 UTC+03:06 143 km 18%
SA  Badr Ḩunayn, Al Madīnah al Munawwarah annular 5m 35s 07:44:44 UTC+03:06 140 km 6%
SA  Sulţānah, Al Madīnah al Munawwarah annular 7m 53s 07:45:41 UTC+03:06 33 km 23%
SA  Medina, Al Madīnah al Munawwarah annular 7m 52s 07:45:41 UTC+03:06 34 km 23%
SA  Al Muwayh, Makkah annular 5m 47s 07:45:48 UTC+03:06 137 km 14%
SA  ‘Afīf, Ar Riyāḑ annular 7m 46s 07:47:36 UTC+03:06 63 km 26%
SA  Ad Dawādimī, Ar Riyāḑ annular 1m 59s 07:49:14 UTC+03:06 191 km 33%
SA  As Sulayyil, Ar Riyāḑ annular 5m 0s 07:47:49 UTC+03:06 155 km 16%
OM  Şalālah, Z̧ufār annular 7m 42s 08:30:56 UTC+03:41 101 km 13%
IN  Kozhikode, Kerala annular 10m 24s 11:06:19 UTC+05:21 93 km 37%
IN  Trichūr, Kerala annular 11m 48s 11:07:48 UTC+05:21 19 km 33%
IN  Cochin, Kerala annular 11m 32s 11:07:49 UTC+05:21 44 km 39%
IN  Alleppey, Kerala annular 10m 22s 11:07:58 UTC+05:21 93 km 33%
IN  Kollam, Kerala annular 6m 49s 11:08:49 UTC+05:21 157 km 43%
IN  Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu annular 10m 49s 11:10:50 UTC+05:21 83 km 61%
IN  Tiruppur, Tamil Nadu annular 10m 20s 11:12:24 UTC+05:21 99 km 70%
IN  Teni, Tamil Nadu annular 11m 54s 11:12:35 UTC+05:21 21 km 66%
IN  Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu annular 6m 22s 11:13:02 UTC+05:21 163 km 78%
IN  Erode, Tamil Nadu annular 9m 6s 11:13:57 UTC+05:21 128 km 67%
IN  Dindigul, Tamil Nadu annular 11m 56s 11:14:40 UTC+05:21 22 km 82%
IN  Madurai, Tamil Nadu annular 11m 54s 11:15:05 UTC+05:21 27 km 68%
IN  Salem, Tamil Nadu annular 6m 29s 11:15:47 UTC+05:21 166 km 69%
IN  Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu annular 11m 7s 11:17:41 UTC+05:21 77 km 85%
IN  Thanjāvūr, Tamil Nadu annular 11m 11s 11:19:28 UTC+05:21 75 km 87%
IN  Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu annular 4m 25s 11:22:22 UTC+05:21 184 km 81%
LK  Jaffna, Northern Province annular 11m 47s 11:21:00 UTC+05:19 47 km 85%
LK  Valvedditturai, Northern Province annular 12m 0s 11:21:42 UTC+05:19 31 km 80%
LK  Point Pedro, Northern Province annular 12m 0s 11:21:58 UTC+05:19 31 km 80%
LK  Kilinochchi, Northern Province annular 11m 9s 11:22:30 UTC+05:19 77 km 88%
LK  Vavuniya, Northern Province annular 7m 42s 11:22:41 UTC+05:19 149 km 92%
LK  Trincomalee, Eastern Province annular 5m 35s 11:25:37 UTC+05:19 171 km 83%
MM  Kyaikkami, Mon annular 9m 4s 13:35:24 UTC+06:24 104 km 30%
MM  Martaban, Mon annular 6m 50s 13:35:42 UTC+06:24 145 km 32%
MM  Mawlamyine, Mon annular 7m 8s 13:35:44 UTC+06:24 141 km 32%
MM  Hpa-an, Kayin annular 3m 1s 13:35:53 UTC+06:24 180 km 29%
MM  Mudon, Mon annular 8m 38s 13:35:56 UTC+06:24 113 km 31%
MM  Dawei, Tanintharyi annular 8m 0s 13:36:27 UTC+06:24 124 km 28%
MM  Myawadi, Kayin annular 8m 25s 13:38:20 UTC+06:24 116 km 35%
TH  Mae Sot, Tak annular 8m 26s 13:55:47 UTC+06:42 116 km 35%
TH  Kamphaeng Phet, Kamphaeng Phet annular 10m 20s 13:58:21 UTC+06:42 44 km 51%
TH  Uttaradit, Uttaradit annular 7m 48s 14:00:12 UTC+06:42 125 km 51%
TH  Suphan Buri, Suphan Buri annular 37s 13:59:16 UTC+06:42 183 km 61%
TH  Nakhon Sawan, Nakhon Sawan annular 9m 55s 13:59:45 UTC+06:42 64 km 54%
TH  Phitsanulok, Phitsanulok annular 10m 18s 14:00:26 UTC+06:42 39 km 51%
TH  Lop Buri, Lop Buri annular 2m 20s 14:00:47 UTC+06:42 179 km 54%
TH  Phetchabun, Phetchabun annular 10m 4s 14:02:39 UTC+06:42 47 km 51%
TH  Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum annular 5m 47s 14:04:38 UTC+06:42 152 km 60%
TH  Chum Phae, Khon Kaen annular 9m 9s 14:05:01 UTC+06:42 85 km 61%
LA  Muang Phôn-Hông, Vientiane Province annular 9m 3s 14:06:13 UTC+06:42 87 km 56%
LA  Vangviang, Vientiane Province annular 7m 31s 14:06:22 UTC+06:42 126 km 48%
LA  Vientiane, Vientiane annular 10m 7s 14:06:34 UTC+06:42 26 km 57%
TH  Nong Khai, Nong Khai annular 10m 12s 14:06:53 UTC+06:42 10 km 58%
TH  Udon Thani, Changwat Udon Thani annular 10m 0s 14:06:53 UTC+06:42 37 km 59%
TH  Khon Kaen, Khon Kaen annular 7m 3s 14:06:46 UTC+06:42 133 km 54%
LA  Muang Phônsavan, Xiangkhoang annular 6m 57s 14:08:14 UTC+06:42 136 km 47%
TH  Maha Sarakham, Maha Sarakham annular 41s 14:07:47 UTC+06:42 183 km 55%
TH  Kalasin, Kalasin annular 3m 49s 14:08:20 UTC+06:42 170 km 51%
LA  Muang Pakxan, Bolikhamsai Province annular 10m 5s 14:09:06 UTC+06:42 10 km 38%
LA  Xam Nua, Houaphan annular 2m 0s 14:10:12 UTC+06:42 183 km 60%
TH  Sakon Nakhon, Sakon Nakhon annular 6m 53s 14:09:58 UTC+06:42 134 km 47%
LA  Thakhèk, Khammouan annular 6m 0s 14:11:31 UTC+06:42 147 km 37%
VN  Thành Phố Hòa Bình, Hòa Bình annular 5m 45s 14:37:34 UTC+07:06 152 km 67%
VN  Vinh, Nghệ An annular 9m 4s 14:38:09 UTC+07:06 72 km 88%
VN  Thanh Hóa, Thanh Hóa annular 9m 41s 14:38:25 UTC+07:06 32 km 81%
VN  Hà Đông, Ha Nội annular 6m 20s 14:38:29 UTC+07:06 143 km 82%
VN  Hanoi, Ha Nội annular 6m 14s 14:38:36 UTC+07:06 144 km 82%
VN  Bỉm Sơn, Thanh Hóa annular 9m 24s 14:38:37 UTC+07:06 53 km 80%
VN  Thành Phố Nam Định, Nam Định annular 9m 4s 14:39:17 UTC+07:06 70 km 75%
VN  Bắc Giang, Bắc Giang annular 5m 55s 14:39:19 UTC+07:06 149 km 72%
VN  Thành Phố Hải Dương, Hải Dương annular 7m 53s 14:39:36 UTC+07:06 110 km 72%
VN  Thành Phố Thái Bình, Thái Bình annular 9m 11s 14:39:36 UTC+07:06 63 km 73%
VN  Haiphong, Hải Phòng annular 8m 41s 14:40:17 UTC+07:06 83 km 73%
VN  Thành Phố Lạng Sơn, Lạng Sơn annular 3m 43s 14:40:25 UTC+07:06 173 km 62%
VN  Thành Phố Uông Bí, Quảng Ninh annular 8m 21s 14:40:27 UTC+07:06 95 km 68%
VN  Thành Phố Hạ Long, Quảng Ninh annular 8m 57s 14:41:03 UTC+07:06 71 km 62%
VN  Cẩm Phả Mines, Quảng Ninh annular 9m 3s 14:41:29 UTC+07:06 65 km 61%
VN  Móng Cái, Quảng Ninh annular 8m 44s 14:42:42 UTC+07:06 77 km 62%
CN  Nanning, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region annular 2m 42s 15:36:34 UTC+08:00 180 km 79%
CN  Zhanjiang, Guangdong annular 8m 33s 15:40:12 UTC+08:00 75 km 76%
CN  Zhongshan, Guangdong annular 8m 19s 15:40:35 UTC+08:00 83 km 64%
CN  Yunfu, Guangdong annular 9m 9s 15:42:42 UTC+08:00 10 km 59%
CN  Foshan, Guangdong annular 8m 36s 15:44:18 UTC+08:00 59 km 65%
CN  Guangzhou, Guangdong annular 8m 37s 15:44:27 UTC+08:00 56 km 64%
MO  Macau, Macau annular 4m 43s 15:19:11 UTC+07:34 159 km 58%
CN  Shaoguan, Guangdong annular 8m 2s 15:44:32 UTC+08:00 85 km 57%
CN  Dongguan, Guangdong annular 7m 50s 15:45:10 UTC+08:00 92 km 65%
HK  Tung Chung, Islands annular 3m 30s 15:22:15 UTC+07:36 172 km 43%
HK  Tuen Mun, Tuen Mun annular 4m 20s 15:22:17 UTC+07:36 164 km 43%
HK  Yuen Long Kau Hui, Yuen Long annular 4m 31s 15:22:21 UTC+07:36 162 km 51%
CN  Shenzhen, Guangdong annular 5m 4s 15:45:41 UTC+08:00 154 km 50%
HK  Tsuen Wan, Tsuen Wan annular 3m 25s 15:22:28 UTC+07:36 173 km 47%
HK  Hong Kong, Central and Western annular 1m 37s 15:22:33 UTC+07:36 184 km 52%
HK  Central, Central and Western annular 1m 33s 15:22:33 UTC+07:36 184 km 52%
HK  Sham Shui Po, Sham Shui Po annular 2m 29s 15:22:33 UTC+07:36 180 km 52%
HK  Tai Po, Tai Po annular 3m 52s 15:22:33 UTC+07:36 169 km 49%
HK  Wan Chai, Wanchai annular 1m 16s 15:22:34 UTC+07:36 185 km 52%
HK  Sha Tin, Sha Tin annular 3m 2s 15:22:34 UTC+07:36 176 km 46%
HK  Kowloon, Kowloon City annular 2m 0s 15:22:35 UTC+07:36 182 km 52%
HK  Wong Tai Sin, Wong Tai Sin annular 2m 35s 15:22:35 UTC+07:36 179 km 46%
HK  Sai Kung, Sai Kung annular 2m 22s 15:22:41 UTC+07:36 180 km 48%
CN  Jieyang, Guangdong annular 2m 23s 15:48:28 UTC+08:00 181 km 58%
CN  Zhangzhou, Fujian annular 4m 54s 15:49:44 UTC+08:00 156 km 54%
CN  Xiamen, Fujian annular 2m 26s 15:50:13 UTC+08:00 182 km 54%
CN  Fuzhou, Fujian annular 7m 26s 15:51:00 UTC+08:00 94 km 56%
CN  Guli, Zhejiang annular 5m 59s 15:50:28 UTC+08:00 138 km 56%
CN  Wenzhou, Zhejiang annular 8m 23s 15:51:31 UTC+08:00 21 km 50%
CN  Ningbo, Zhejiang annular 5m 2s 15:51:21 UTC+08:00 156 km 68%
JP  Sasebo, Nagasaki annular 7m 19s 16:54:52 UTC+09:00 76 km 84%
JP  Nagasaki, Nagasaki annular 7m 48s 16:55:15 UTC+09:00 29 km 81%
JP  Saga, Saga Prefecture annular 7m 33s 16:55:06 UTC+09:00 56 km 75%
JP  Fukuoka, Fukuoka annular 7m 6s 16:54:53 UTC+09:00 86 km 87%
JP  Kurume, Fukuoka annular 7m 34s 16:55:09 UTC+09:00 54 km 84%
JP  Kagoshima, Kagoshima annular 6m 21s 16:56:24 UTC+09:00 117 km 76%
JP  Kumamoto, Kumamoto annular 7m 51s 16:55:36 UTC+09:00 3 km 76%
JP  Kitakyushu, Fukuoka annular 7m 0s 16:54:54 UTC+09:00 91 km 88%
JP  Ube, Yamaguchi annular 7m 10s 16:55:01 UTC+09:00 81 km 79%
JP  Miyazaki, Miyazaki annular 6m 8s 16:56:34 UTC+09:00 123 km 49%
JP  Ōita, Oita annular 7m 48s 16:55:43 UTC+09:00 4 km 71%
JP  Hiroshima, Hiroshima annular 7m 17s 16:55:11 UTC+09:00 71 km 84%
JP  Kure, Hiroshima annular 7m 32s 16:55:22 UTC+09:00 49 km 76%
JP  Matsuyama, Ehime annular 7m 45s 16:55:45 UTC+09:00 2 km 81%
JP  Fukuyama, Hiroshima annular 7m 35s 16:55:29 UTC+09:00 37 km 84%
JP  Kochi, Kochi annular 7m 21s 16:56:16 UTC+09:00 61 km 60%